You embodied our conference theme “It Starts with You” and you brought it to life in engaging and memorable ways. At Pita Pit, we REFUSE TO SETTLE for anything that is ordinary . . . and you were anything but!
– Senior Director of Special Projects, Pita Pit Canada
A message from Michelle
Business is changing. Our workplaces are changing. But one thing that will never change is the fact that great companies are about great people. And great people need great leadership. Are you and your teams ready to take the lead, embrace the challenge of change and own your future? Connect with me to discuss your needs for your next conference or business meeting. I would love to start a conversation to help engage and energize your workforce!
About Michelle Ray
Michelle began her career in Australia in media and advertising. From increasing sales revenues of 25 leading Australian radio and television affiliate stations, Michelle helped generate record-breaking revenues for the sales team of the world’s largest cinema advertising contractor in the midst of a severe recessionary climate. With a proven background in achieving outstanding results as a business leader, Michelle has since worked with leaders and teams in diverse industries including finance, insurance, retail, food services, construction, mining, oil and gas, as well as many government, healthcare, education and public sector groups.
In addition to her corporate background, Michelle broadened her leadership experience during her tenure as a program director with Junior Achievement. Michelle secured financial commitments and volunteer support from an array of corporations, facilitating enduring partnerships between youth, entrepreneurs and educators that helped educate future generations about business.
Now residing in Vancouver, Canada, Michelle has helped thousands of individuals at every level and stage in their career to master personal leadership: The ability to take charge of oneself in any situation. She is a Certified Speaking Professional, one of less than 700 people worldwide to have earned this designation. Michelle is the author of Lead Yourself First! Indispensable Lessons In Business and In Life(Changemakers Books) and has appeared on numerous television and radio programs. Michelle is also a contributor for the Globe and Mail’s Leadership Lab Column.